If you decide that you want to get a special education degree, then you might want to consider attending one of the 2 special education schools in Nashua, New Hampshire. With an overall population of 86,605 and a student population of 5,365, approximately 4,403 of Nashua students attend one of Nashua's schools that offer special education programs.
The largest special education school in Nashua, by student population, is Rivier College. In 2010, approximately 15 students graduated from the Special Education program at Rivier College.
A reported 34 students graduated with credentials in special education in Nashua in 2010. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $15,166 per year in tuition costs.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,200 for special education related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus at one of the Nashua-based special education schools, you will have an added expense of $9,154 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $20,813.
Many special education graduates choose to work as special education professionals after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Nashua, your job prospects are good. In 2010, of the 1,020 special education professionals in New Hampshire, 170 were working in the greater Nashua area. By the year 2018, the number of special education professionals is expected to increase by 18% in Nashua. This anticipated change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for special education professionals.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a special education professional in Nashua is $54,630 per year, which is higher than the average for special education professionals state-wide.
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